Writing competitions are a great way to strengthen your research and writing skills...and perhaps even win a cash prize! If you have any questions about the contests below, please contact Katie Rolfes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Center for Alcohol Policy's Seventh Annual National Essay Contest - Submission deadline is November 17, 2014.
American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers 2015 Writing Competition -Submission deadline is December 1, 2014.
Expert Institute's Legal Blog Writing Contest - Submission deadline is December 31, 2014.
Mollie and Paul Hill Student Writing Competition - Submission deadline is January 2, 2015.
Richmond Law Journal of Law Student Law and Technology Writing Competition - Submission deadline is January 11, 2015.
Jameson Crane III Disability and the Law Writing Competition - Submission deadline is January 15, 2015.
Louis Jackson National Student Writing Competition in Employment and Labor Law - Submission deadline is January 20, 2015.
2015 Human Rights Essay Award Competition on the topic Transitional Justice, International Human Rights and Humanitarian Law -Submission deadline is Februrary 1, 2015.
2015 Richard D. Cudahy Writing Competition on Regulatory and Administrative Law-Submission deadline is February 6, 2015.
2015 Constance Baker Motley National Student Writing Competition- Submission deadline is February 13, 2015.
Animal Law Writing Contest- Submission deadline is February 15, 2015.
2014-2015 Louis Tertocha Fashion Law Writing Competition - Submission deadline is March 23, 2015.
Beveridge & Diamond Constitutional Environmental Law Writing Competition - Submission deadline is April 6, 2015.
College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and the ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law Annual Law Student Writing Competition for 2014-2015 - Submission deadline is May 15, 2015.
The ABA Student Law Division also maintains a list of writing and essay contests on its website.